Owner of limo that crashed in Upstate New York was an FBI informant, ABC News

SCHOHARIE, New York (WABC) — The supersized limousine that crashed and killed 20 people outside a country store failed a safety inspection last month and shouldn’t have been on the road, and the driver wasn’t properly licensed, New York’s governor said Monday. The state moved to shut down the owner, Prestige Limousine, as state and …

Man slashed, wife sexually assaulted in violent Brooklyn home break-in

MARINE PARK, Brooklyn (WABC) — Police are searching for the suspects involved in a violent home invasion in Brooklyn on Monday morning. The incident was reported on Madison Place in the Marine Park section of Brooklyn just after 5 a.m. Police said a 72-year-old man was slashed in the head with a box cutter by …

Isaiah Crowell runs for Jets-record 219 yards week after angering coach

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Two weeks after infuriating his coach with a crude touchdown celebration, and parlaying it into an endorsement deal,New York Jetsrunning backIsaiah Crowelldelivered the best rushing day in franchise history. Crowell rushed for a career-high 219 yards in a 34-16 win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday at MetLife Stadium, including a …

Rapper Hollywood Play killed in shooting at bar in Woodhaven, Queens

WOODHAVEN, Queens (WABC) — A rapper has died after being shot at a Queens bar early Sunday. The shooting happened at about 3:15 a.m. at Tavern Lounge on Jamaica Avenue in Woodhaven. Investigators say the victim has been identified as rapper/promoter Hollywood Play whose real name is Frankie Lewis. Friends say he stages events at …

Welcome to the postseason, Giancarlo Stanton, now comes the hard part

BOSTON — This was whatGiancarlo Stantonwanted all along — a chance. Before he even slid his bulky arms into his pinstriped No. 27New York Yankeesjersey for the first time at an introductory media conference in December, the slugger had been simply seeking an opportunity to play for a team pursuing a World Series ring. To …

New Jersey shooting being investigated as possible road rage incident

ELMWOOD PARK, New Jersey (WABC) — A shooting in New Jersey Thursday afternoon is being investigated as a possible road rage dispute. It happened just before 3 p.m. on Route 46 in Elmwood Park. The circumstances and details of the shooting have not yet been released. No arrests have been made. Route 46 was closed …